Decision 20/2017-QD-TTg, date 12/6/2017 on regulations on activities of microfinance programs and projects of political organizations, socio-political organizations and non-governmental organizations

To our members and partners, VMFWG would like to sincerely thank you for your cooperation in policy advocacy for microfinance in Vietnam. We share hereby the English version of Decision 20/2017-QĐ-TTg, date 12/6/2017. which is the Decision on regulations on activities  →

Workshop on “Dissemination of Circular No.33/2015/TT-NHNN dated 31 December, 2015 on Prudential ratios in operations of microfinance institutions”

On April, 15th 2016, in Hanoi, SBV coordinated with the French Development Agency (AFD) to organize the Workshop on Dissemination of circular No.33/2015/TT-NHNN dated 31 December, 2015 on prudential ratios in operations of microfinance institutions. The workshop was under the project on Technical support  →

Document No. 1596/VPCP-KTTH Government Office regarding to the pilot extension of micro-insurance activities

On March 14, 2016 Vietnam Microfinance Working Group received Document No. 1596/VPCP-KTTH Government Office regarding to the pilot extension of micro-insurance activities. Details are as follow: Pursuant to the request of Vietnam Women’s Union according to Document No. 26/TTr-ĐCT dated 30th  →

Circular No. 03/2016/TT-NHNN guiding the foreign exchange management for the borrowing of foreign capital and repayment of foreign debts

On February 26th, 2016, the State Bank of Vietnam issued Circular No. 03/2016/TT-NHNN guiding the foreign exchange management for the borrowing of foreign capital and repayment of foreign debts. Under the provisions of this Circular, when performing mid-term and long-term  →

Circular No.32/2015/TT-NHNN stipulate limits, prudential ratios in operation of People Credit Fund

On 31st December 2015, the Governor of the SBV issued Circular No.32/2015/TT-NHNN stipulate limits, prudential ratios in operation of People Credit Fund which takes effectively from 1st March 2016. Accordingly, People Credit Funds must regularly maintain the minimum capital adequacy  →

Circular 33/2015/TT-NHNN stipulating limits, prudential ratios in operation of microfinance institutions

This circular stipulates prudential ratios regularly maintained in operation of microfinance institutions which are the minimum capital adequacy ratio of 10% and the minimum liquidity ratio of 20%. This circular has been effective since 1st March 2016. Please see the  →

Circular No.34/2015/TT-NHNN guiding on activities of received and payment foreign currency service

On 31st December 2015, the Governor of Sate Bank of Vietnam issued Circular No.34/2015/TT-NHNN guiding on activities of received and payment foreign currency service. This circular regulates directly activities of received and payment foreign currency service and agency activities of  →

Document No. 8411/VPCP-KTTH dated October 15, 2015 Government Office regarding to allocating funds for supporting microfinance activities

On October 15, 2015 Viet Nam Microfinance Working Group received Document No. 8411/VPCP-KTTH dated October 15, 2015  Government Office regarding to allocating funds for supporting microfinance activities. Pursuant to the request of Ministry of Finance for allocating privileged low interest  →

Invitation to participate in contributing to the draft decision of operations of microfinance programs and projects in Vietnam (according to Article 161, Law on Credit Institutions 2010)

Dear members and partners of Vietnam Microfinance Working Group (VMFWG) On behalf of Vietnam Microfinance Working Group (VMFWG), I would like to send you warmest greetings and best wishes. With the aim of commitment to support the sustainable development of  →

Decision on the establishment of a Permanent Working Unit to support the Microfinance Working Committee

On December 24th 2014, the Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) issued the Decision No. 1947 / QD-NHNN on the establishment of a Permanent Working Unit to support the Microfinance Working Committee. According to the decision, members of  →